Swanpool Beach


A very popular beach near Falmouth on the south coast of Cornwall. A short walk around from Gyllanvase beach means that Swanpool can get crowded during the summer months. Great swimming conditons and clear water can be found when the winds are blowing west. Avoid in an easterly wind.


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Park in Falmouth and take the short walk from Gyllanvase around the headland to Swanpool.


Postcode: TR11 5BG

Lat / Lon: 50.1404, -5.07678

OS Explorer Map: 103 - The Lizard

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